Global Automotive Glass Market 2014-2018

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Published : Jul-2014
No. of Pages : 68

Report Description

Automotive glass is mainly used in windshields and side and rear windows of a vehicle. In addition to protecting passengers from external elements, glass provides comfort to the passengers and complements aesthetics and aerodynamic design of the vehicle. Manufactured primarily with sand, limestone, soda ash, and dolomite, automotive glass constitutes around 3 percent of the mass of a vehicle. Automotive manufacturers and aftermarket suppliers are both major end-uses of automotive glass. The demand for automotive glass is derived from the Automotive market.

TechNavio’s analysts forecast the Global Automotive Glass market will grow at a CAGR of 3.75 percent over the period 2013-2018.

Covered in this Report

This report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the Global Automotive Glass market for the period 2014-2018.

TechNavio’s report, the Global Automotive Glass Market 2014-2018, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report segments the Global Automotive Glass market into two divisions: OEMs and Aftermarket. The segmentation is based on the buyers of automotive glass. The report covers the EMEA and the APAC and the Americas regions; it also covers the Global Automotive Glass market landscape. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key Regions

  • EMEA
  • APAC
  • Americas

Key Vendors

  • Asahi Glass Co. Ltd.
  • Compagnie de Saint Gobain SA
  • FUYAO Glass Industry Group Co. Ltd.
  • Nippon Sheet Glass Co. Ltd.
  • Pittsburgh Glass Works LLC

Other Prominent Vendors

  • Guardian Industries
  • Shanghai Yaohua Pilkington Glass Group Co., Ltd.
  • Xinyi Glass Holdings Ltd.

Key Market Driver

  • Advanced Features
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report.

Key Market Challenge

  • Security Concerns
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report.

Key Market Trend

  • Polycarbonate Automotive Glazing
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report.

Key Questions Answered in this Report

  • What will the market size be in 2018 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?

Table of Contents

01. Executive Summary

02. List of Abbreviations

03. Scope of the Report
03.1 Market Overview
03.2 Product Offerings

04. Market Research Methodology
04.1 Market Research Process
04.2 Research Methodology

05. Introduction

06. Market Landscape
06.1 Glass Manufacturing Process
06.2 Distribution Chanel for Automotive Glass
06.3 Market Overview
06.4 Market Size and Forecast
06.5 Five Forces Analysis

07. Market Segmentation by Product
07.1 Global Automotive Glass Market by Product 2013

08. Market Segmentation by End-users
08.1 Global Automotive Glass Market by End-users 2013

09. Geographical Segmentation
09.1 Global Automotive Glass Market by Geographical Segmentation 2013
09.2 Global Automotive Glass Market by Geographical Segmentation 2012-2018
09.3 Automotive Glass Market in the APAC Region
09.3.1 Market Size and Forecast
09.4 Automotive Glass Market in Europe
09.4.1 Market Size and Forecast
09.5 Automotive Glass Market in the Americas
09.5.1 Market Size and Forecast

10. Buying Criteria

11. Market Growth Drivers

12. Drivers and their Impact

13. Market Challenges

14. Impact of Drivers and Challenges

15. Market Trends

16. Trends and their Impact

17. Vendor Landscape
17.1 Competitive Scenario
17.1.1 Key Highlights
17.2 Market Share Analysis 2013
17.2.1 Vendor Landscape 2012
17.2.2 Vendor Landscape 2011
17.2.3 Vendor Landscape 2010
17.3 Other Prominent Vendors

18. Key Vendor Analysis
18.1 AGC
18.1.1 Business Overview
18.1.2 Business Segmentation
18.1.3 Key Information
18.1.4 SWOT Analysis
18.2 Saint-Gobain
18.2.1 Business Overview
18.2.2 Business Segmentation
18.2.3 Key Information
18.2.4 SWOT Analysis
18.3 Fuyao
18.3.1 Business Overview
18.3.2 Business Segmentation
18.3.3 Key Information
18.3.4 SWOT Analysis
18.4 Nippon Sheet Glass
18.4.1 Business Overview
18.4.2 Business Segmentation
18.4.3 Key Information
18.4.4 SWOT Analysis
18.5 PGW
18.5.1 Business Overview
18.5.2 Business Segmentation
18.5.3 Key Information
18.5.4 SWOT Analysis

19. Other Reports in this Series

List of Exhibits:

Exhibit 1: Market Research Methodology
Exhibit 2: Key Constituents in Manufacturing Glass
Exhibit 3: Distribution Chanel for Automotive Glass Manufacturers
Exhibit 4: Automotive Glass by Product Type
Exhibit 5: Global Automotive Glass Market 2014-2018 (US$ billion)
Exhibit 6: Global Automotive Glass Market by Product Type 2013
Exhibit 7: Global Automotive Glass Market by Product Segmentation 2013
Exhibit 8: Global Automotive Glass Market by End-user Segmentation 2012
Exhibit 9: Global Automotive Glass Market by Geographical Segmentation 2013
Exhibit 10: Global Automotive Glass Market by Geographic Segmentation 2012-2018
Exhibit 11: APAC Automotive Glass Market 2013-2018 (US$ billion)
Exhibit 12: Europe Automotive Glass Market 2013-2018 (US$ billion)
Exhibit 13: Americas Automotive Glass Market 2013-2018 (US$ billion)
Exhibit 14: Global Automobile Sales 2010-2018 (units in million)
Exhibit 15: Global Automobile Heads-up Display Market 2013-2018 (US$ billion)
Exhibit 16: Global Automotive Glass Market by Vendor Share 2013
Exhibit 17: Global Automotive Glass Market by Vendor Segmentation 2010-2013
Exhibit 18: AGC: Business Segmentation 2013
Exhibit 19: AGC: Revenue Segmentation 2010-2013
Exhibit 20: AGC: Geographic Segmentation 2013
Exhibit 21: Saint-Gobain : Business Segmentation 2013
Exhibit 22: Saint-Gobain: Revenue Segmentation 2013
Exhibit 23: Saint-Gobain: End-user Segmentation 2013
Exhibit 24: Saint-Gobain: Geographic Segmentation 2013
Exhibit 25: Saint-Gobain: Revenue from Automotive Sector 2009-2013 (US$ billion)
Exhibit 26: NSG : Business Segmentation by Product Type 2013
Exhibit 27: Fuyao: Geographic Segmentation 2014
Exhibit 28: NSG : Business Segmentation 2014
Exhibit 29: NSG: Revenue Segmentation 2014
Exhibit 30: NSG: Geographic Segmentation 2014
Exhibit 31: NSG Automotive Business: Geographic Segmentation 2014(US$ million)
Exhibit 32: PGW : Business Segmentation 2013
Exhibit 33: PPG Industries: Revenue Segmentation 2013
Exhibit 34: PPG Industries: Geographic Segmentation 2013
Exhibit 35: PPG Industries: Revenue from Glass Segment 2010-2013 (US$ million)
Exhibit 36: PPG Industries: Net Sales 2010-2013 (US$ million)

Press Release

TechNavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report - Global Automotive Glass Market 2014-2018

TechNavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Global Automotive Glass Market: Asahi Glass Co. Ltd., Compagnie de Saint Gobain SA, FUYAO Glass Industry Group Co. Ltd., Nippon Sheet Glass Co. Ltd., Pittsburgh Glass Works LLC , Guardian Industries, ShanghaiYaohua Pilkington Glass Group Co., Ltd., Xinyi Glass Holdings Ltd.

Commenting on the report, an analyst from TechNavio’s team said: “The trend for plastics replacing glass in vehicles is slowly gaining momentum and poses a serious threat to the Global Automotive Glass market. The adoption of polycarbonate, plastic, in the Automotive Glazing industry is still in the developmental phase. SABIC Innovative Plastics and Bayer MaterialScience are two leading companies that are developing polycarbonate glazing for vehicles. Currently, polycarbonate is used for sunroofs, side windows, and headlights ”.

According to the report, the Global Automotive Glass market is driven by the advantages offered by automotive glass and also by the innovations in design and technology of automotive glass to reduce the weight of the vehicle.

Further, the report states that security concerns arising due to design changes to accommodate new features is one of the key challenges for the Global Automotive Glass market. With the thinning of automotive glass to reduce the weight of the vehicle, the glass becomes fragile and is unable to withstand high-impact collisions.

The report also includes a discussion of the other vendors operating in this market. The other vendors in the market are

The study was conducted using an objective combination of primary and secondary information including inputs from key participants in the industry. The report contains a comprehensive market and vendor landscape in addition to a SWOT analysis of the key vendors.

Filed in: Automotive
Publisher : Infiniti Research Limited
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